bronchospasm

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noun bron·cho·spasm \ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌspa-zəm\

Definition of bronchospasm

  1. :  constriction of the air passages of the lung (as in asthma) by spasmodic contraction of the bronchial muscles

bronchospastic

play \ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈspas-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of bronchospasm

circa 1901


Medical Dictionary

bronchospasm

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noun bron·cho·spasm \ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌspaz-əm\

Medical Definition of bronchospasm

  1. :  constriction of the air passages of the lung (as in asthma) by spasmodic contraction of the bronchial muscles

bronchospastic

\ˌbräŋ-kə-ˈspas-tik\play adjective

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